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Energy Sector Stocks Review -- Research on Cenovus Energy, Hess, Oasis Petroleum, and Whiting Petroleum

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LONDON, April 1, 2014 /PRNewswire/ --

On Monday, March 31, 2014, the NASDAQ Composite ended at 4,198.99, up 1.04%, the Dow Jones Industrial Average finished 0.82% higher at 16,457.66, and the S&P 500 closed at 1,872.34, up 0.79%. The gains were broad based with nine out of ten sectors ending the session on a positive note. The S&P 500 Energy Sector Index edged 0.01% lower to finish the day at 652.90, while the same has gained 2.28% in last one month. Investor-Edge has initiated coverage on the following equities: Cenovus Energy Inc. (NYSE: CVE), Hess Corp. (NYSE: HES), Oasis Petroleum Inc. (NYSE: OAS) and Whiting Petroleum Corp. (NYSE: WLL). Free technical research on CVE, HES, OAS and WLL can be downloaded upon signing up at:

On Monday, shares in Cenovus Energy Inc. gained 1.54% to close the day at an intra-day high of $28.96. The stock recorded trading volume of 1.11 million shares as compared to a three months average volume of 1.16 million shares. The stock oscillated between $28.56 and $28.96 during the trading session. Cenovus Energy Inc.'s shares have gained 5.19% in the previous three trading sessions, 9.24% in the last one month and 1.08% on YTD basis. The stock is trading above its 50-day and 200-day moving averages of $26.47 and $28.51, respectively. Furthermore, the stock is trading at a Relative Strength Index (RSI) of 74.82. Sign up today to read free research on CVE at:

Hess Corp.'s stock recorded a trading volume of 3.02 million shares, as compared with a three months average volume of 2.57 million shares. The stock ended the day at $82.88, down 0.41%, after vacillating between $82.31 and $83.56. Shares of the company traded at a PE ratio of 10.83. Hess Corp.'s shares have advanced 1.86% in the previous three trading sessions and 3.56% in the last one month, while the stock has edged lower by 0.14% on YTD basis. The company's stock is trading above its 50-day and 200-day moving averages of $79.25 and $77.59, respectively. Moreover, shares of the company have an RSI of 64.04. Sign up today to read free research on HES at:

On Monday, shares in Oasis Petroleum Inc. finished the session 0.74% lower at $41.73. A total of 1.16 million shares were traded, which is below the three months average volume of 2.20 million. The stock fluctuated between $41.20 and $42.42 during the session. Shares of the company traded at a PE ratio of 15.85. Oasis Petroleum Inc.'s stock has gained 4.19% in the previous three trading sessions, while the same has fallen by 4.22% in the last one month and 11.16% on YTD basis. The stock is trading below its 50-day and 200-day moving averages of $42.10 and $44.42, respectively. Further, the stock has an RSI of 51.13. Sign up today to read free research on OAS at:

Shares in Whiting Petroleum Corp. reported a trading volume of 1.12 million shares, as compared with a three months average volume of 1.76 million shares. The stock ended the day at $69.39, down 0.96% and at an intraday range of $69.03 and $70.29. Shares of the company traded at a PE ratio of 15.89. Whiting Petroleum Corp.'s shares have advanced 1.94% in the previous three trading sessions, 0.99% in the last month and 12.15% on YTD basis. The stock is trading above its 50-day and 200-day moving averages of $63.80 and $58.43, respectively. Furthermore, the stock has an RSI of 59.13. Sign up today to read free research on WLL at:


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